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Gloria Grant-Wilson was inducted into the Education category in 2007.

My Story

Gloria Grant-Wilson of Hayward has been a pioneer in education for more than 40 years, since leaving Alabama's Tuskegee University with a desire to help others. The first African American woman to serve on the Hayward Board of Education, she is a member of more than 17 nonprofit educational programs or boards in the Bay Area. Currently, she is the Founder/Executive Director of the Adewole Community Group, Inc., which designs social, cultural, and leadership opportunities for youth and their parents.